1980-81 New York Islanders Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 48-18-14 - 110 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Patrick Division
Postseason: 15-3
Won Stanley Cup
Preliminary - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0
Quarter-Finals - Defeated Edmonton Oilers 4-2
Semi-Finals - Defeated New York Rangers 4-0
Stanley Cup Finals - Defeated Minnesota North Stars 4-1
Coach: Al Arbour (48-18-14)
Location: New York, New York
1980-81 New York Islanders Statistics
1980-81 New York Islanders Roster

The New York Islanders of the National Hockey League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 48 wins and 18 losses and 14 ties for 110 points, finishing first in the NHL's Patrick Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 15-3. Al Arbour coached the team. The 1980-81 New York Islanders won the Stanley Cup.

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Regular Season Goals For: 355
Regular Season Goals Against: 260

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 11, 1980 Boston Bruins 2 at New York Islanders 5 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
October 12, 1980 New York Islanders 2 at Washington Capitals 1 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0
October 14, 1980 St. Louis Blues 5 at New York Islanders 5 T 1-0-1 1-0-0 2-0-1 OT
October 16, 1980 New York Islanders 6 at Detroit Red Wings 4 W 1-0-1 2-0-0 3-0-1
October 18, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 5 at New York Islanders 5 T 1-0-2 2-0-0 3-0-2 OT
October 19, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Hartford Whalers 3 T 1-0-2 2-0-1 3-0-3 OT
October 21, 1980 Vancouver Canucks 6 at New York Islanders 3 L 1-1-2 2-0-1 3-1-3
October 23, 1980 New York Islanders 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 L 1-1-2 2-1-1 3-2-3
October 25, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at New York Islanders 1 L 1-2-2 2-1-1 3-3-3
October 26, 1980 New York Islanders 2 at Buffalo Sabres 5 L 1-2-2 2-2-1 3-4-3
October 28, 1980 Montreal Canadiens 4 at New York Islanders 6 W 2-2-2 2-2-1 4-4-3
November 1, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 7 at New York Islanders 3 L 2-3-2 2-2-1 4-5-3
November 4, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at New York Islanders 6 W 3-3-2 2-2-1 5-5-3
November 6, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Boston Bruins 2 W 3-3-2 3-2-1 6-5-3
November 8, 1980 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at New York Islanders 7 W 4-3-2 3-2-1 7-5-3
November 11, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 6 at New York Islanders 6 T 4-3-3 3-2-1 7-5-4 OT
November 12, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 4-3-3 4-2-1 8-5-4
November 15, 1980 Buffalo Sabres 1 at New York Islanders 4 W 5-3-3 4-2-1 9-5-4
November 17, 1980 New York Islanders 2 at Minnesota North Stars 1 W 5-3-3 5-2-1 10-5-4
November 18, 1980 New York Islanders 7 at St. Louis Blues 2 W 5-3-3 6-2-1 11-5-4
November 20, 1980 Hartford Whalers 0 at New York Islanders 5 W 6-3-3 6-2-1 12-5-4
November 22, 1980 New York Rangers 4 at New York Islanders 6 W 7-3-3 6-2-1 13-5-4
November 25, 1980 Winnipeg Jets 4 at New York Islanders 4 T 7-3-4 6-2-1 13-5-5 OT
November 27, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 7-3-4 7-2-1 14-5-5
November 29, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 1 at New York Islanders 5 W 8-3-4 7-2-1 15-5-5
November 30, 1980 New York Islanders 7 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 8-3-4 8-2-1 16-5-5
December 2, 1980 Colorado Rockies 1 at New York Islanders 5 W 9-3-4 8-2-1 17-5-5
December 4, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Colorado Rockies 4 L 9-3-4 8-3-1 17-6-5
December 6, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Los Angeles Kings 5 L 9-3-4 8-4-1 17-7-5
December 7, 1980 New York Islanders 5 at Vancouver Canucks 3 W 9-3-4 9-4-1 18-7-5
December 10, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 9-3-4 10-4-1 19-7-5
December 13, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Calgary Flames 4 T 9-3-4 10-4-2 19-7-6 OT
December 14, 1980 New York Islanders 5 at Winnipeg Jets 4 W 9-3-4 11-4-2 20-7-6
December 16, 1980 Winnipeg Jets 2 at New York Islanders 6 W 10-3-4 11-4-2 21-7-6
December 20, 1980 Quebec Nordiques 2 at New York Islanders 5 W 11-3-4 11-4-2 22-7-6
December 21, 1980 New York Islanders 9 at Chicago Black Hawks 0 W 11-3-4 12-4-2 23-7-6
December 23, 1980 Calgary Flames 2 at New York Islanders 2 T 11-3-5 12-4-2 23-7-7 OT
December 27, 1980 New York Islanders 5 at Hartford Whalers 5 T 11-3-5 12-4-3 23-7-8 OT
December 30, 1980 Colorado Rockies 3 at New York Islanders 9 W 12-3-5 12-4-3 24-7-8
January 2, 1981 New York Islanders 1 at New York Rangers 3 L 12-3-5 12-5-3 24-8-8
January 3, 1981 Hartford Whalers 1 at New York Islanders 8 W 13-3-5 12-5-3 25-8-8
January 6, 1981 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 14-3-5 12-5-3 26-8-8
January 7, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 7 L 14-3-5 12-6-3 26-9-8
January 10, 1981 Boston Bruins 3 at New York Islanders 2 L 14-4-5 12-6-3 26-10-8
January 11, 1981 New York Islanders 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 W 14-4-5 13-6-3 27-10-8
January 13, 1981 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 15-4-5 13-6-3 28-10-8
January 17, 1981 Washington Capitals 4 at New York Islanders 6 W 16-4-5 13-6-3 29-10-8
January 20, 1981 Calgary Flames 0 at New York Islanders 5 W 17-4-5 13-6-3 30-10-8
January 22, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at Detroit Red Wings 0 W 17-4-5 14-6-3 31-10-8
January 24, 1981 Quebec Nordiques 4 at New York Islanders 7 W 18-4-5 14-6-3 32-10-8
January 26, 1981 Buffalo Sabres 5 at New York Islanders 3 L 18-5-5 14-6-3 32-11-8
January 28, 1981 New York Islanders 6 at Toronto Maple Leafs 4 W 18-5-5 15-6-3 33-11-8
January 31, 1981 New York Islanders 1 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 18-5-5 15-7-3 33-12-8
February 1, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at Boston Bruins 6 L 18-5-5 15-8-3 33-13-8
February 3, 1981 Los Angeles Kings 1 at New York Islanders 8 W 19-5-5 15-8-3 34-13-8
February 4, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at New York Rangers 9 L 19-5-5 15-9-3 34-14-8
February 7, 1981 Minnesota North Stars 5 at New York Islanders 5 T 19-5-6 15-9-3 34-14-9 OT
February 12, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 5 L 19-5-6 15-10-3 34-15-9
February 14, 1981 St. Louis Blues 1 at New York Islanders 1 T 19-5-7 15-10-3 34-15-10 OT
February 17, 1981 Toronto Maple Leafs 8 at New York Islanders 5 L 19-6-7 15-10-3 34-16-10
February 21, 1981 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 20-6-7 15-10-3 35-16-10
February 23, 1981 New York Islanders 4 at Minnesota North Stars 1 W 20-6-7 16-10-3 36-16-10
February 25, 1981 New York Islanders 4 at Calgary Flames 11 L 20-6-7 16-11-3 36-17-10
February 27, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Vancouver Canucks 1 W 20-6-7 17-11-3 37-17-10
February 28, 1981 New York Islanders 2 at Los Angeles Kings 1 W 20-6-7 18-11-3 38-17-10
March 3, 1981 Edmonton Oilers 8 at New York Islanders 8 T 20-6-8 18-11-3 38-17-11 OT
March 7, 1981 Vancouver Canucks 1 at New York Islanders 3 W 21-6-8 18-11-3 39-17-11
March 11, 1981 New York Islanders 6 at Winnipeg Jets 3 W 21-6-8 19-11-3 40-17-11
March 12, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Edmonton Oilers 0 W 21-6-8 20-11-3 41-17-11
March 14, 1981 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at New York Islanders 3 T 21-6-9 20-11-3 41-17-12 OT
March 17, 1981 Montreal Canadiens 3 at New York Islanders 3 T 21-6-10 20-11-3 41-17-13 OT
March 20, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Colorado Rockies 3 W 21-6-10 21-11-3 42-17-13
March 22, 1981 New York Islanders 6 at Chicago Black Hawks 2 W 21-6-10 22-11-3 43-17-13
March 24, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at St. Louis Blues 3 W 21-6-10 23-11-3 44-17-13
March 28, 1981 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 at New York Islanders 4 T 21-6-11 23-11-3 44-17-14 OT
March 29, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Washington Capitals 4 W 21-6-11 24-11-3 45-17-14
March 31, 1981 New York Islanders 1 at Montreal Canadiens 3 L 21-6-11 24-12-3 45-18-14
April 2, 1981 New York Rangers 1 at New York Islanders 2 W 22-6-11 24-12-3 46-18-14
April 4, 1981 Washington Capitals 1 at New York Islanders 4 W 23-6-11 24-12-3 47-18-14
April 5, 1981 New York Islanders 7 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 23-6-11 25-12-3 48-18-14
April 8, 1981 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at New York Islanders 9 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
April 9, 1981 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at New York Islanders 5 W 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
April 11, 1981 New York Islanders 6 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 W 2-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0
April 16, 1981 Edmonton Oilers 2 at New York Islanders 8 W 3-0-0 1-0-0 4-0-0
April 17, 1981 Edmonton Oilers 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 4-0-0 1-0-0 5-0-0
April 19, 1981 New York Islanders 2 at Edmonton Oilers 5 L 4-0-0 1-1-0 5-1-0
April 20, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Edmonton Oilers 4 W 4-0-0 2-1-0 6-1-0 OT
April 22, 1981 Edmonton Oilers 4 at New York Islanders 3 L 4-1-0 2-1-0 6-2-0
April 24, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 4-1-0 3-1-0 7-2-0
April 28, 1981 New York Rangers 2 at New York Islanders 5 W 5-1-0 3-1-0 8-2-0
April 30, 1981 New York Rangers 3 at New York Islanders 7 W 6-1-0 3-1-0 9-2-0
May 2, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at New York Rangers 1 W 6-1-0 4-1-0 10-2-0
May 5, 1981 New York Islanders 5 at New York Rangers 2 W 6-1-0 5-1-0 11-2-0
May 12, 1981 Minnesota North Stars 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 7-1-0 5-1-0 12-2-0
May 14, 1981 Minnesota North Stars 3 at New York Islanders 6 W 8-1-0 5-1-0 13-2-0
May 17, 1981 New York Islanders 7 at Minnesota North Stars 5 W 8-1-0 6-1-0 14-2-0
May 19, 1981 New York Islanders 2 at Minnesota North Stars 4 L 8-1-0 6-2-0 14-3-0
May 21, 1981 Minnesota North Stars 1 at New York Islanders 5 W 9-1-0 6-2-0 15-3-0